KoG Games has announced some details for the upcoming closed beta test of KurtzPel, the action-combat PvP-heavy anime MMO on Steam. The game’s global closed beta will begin on February 20, 2019 and end on February 24, 2019 (5 days in total). It was initially announced that 2 keys will be distributed per registered e-mail, but due to the large number of registrants for the CBT, only 1 key per registered player will be sent.
Those chosen to beta testers will receive their keys on February 13th. To sign up, you’ll have to register on the official KurtzPel site. You may want to hurry if you’re aiming to play during the upcoming CBT, since registrations have been open since the beginning of this month.
Indie developer Juvty Worlds has announced that Wild Terra Online, the previously buy-to-play sandbox survival MMORPG will become a free-to-play title on February 12th. Those who purchased the game will receive a Veteran Pack with a unique cloak, premium bonuses, and more. The transition to free-to-play will happen without a server wipe, so all properties of existing players will remain. For more information, visit the Wild Terra Online Steam page.
It’s not a flashback to the year 2013. Gameforge has announced that TERA EU will launch a Classic server on February 12th in celebration of the game’s sixth year anniversary. The server is expected to run for 6 to 8 weeks until the release of Patch 80 at the end of March or beginning of April.
The server will let players re-visit dungeons that have been closed or removed for a long time. Essentially, players will be able to experience what the game was like when it launched in 2013 (VM1 – VM3). You’ll be able to choose from the classic classes; Warrior, Slayer, Berserker, Sorcerer, Priest, Archer, Lancer, Mystic.
Conqueror’s Blade has launched its first closed beta under My.com! We have teamed up with My.com to giveaway 200 Closed Beta Test Access Keys (NA Region specific) to those interested in playing the medieval warfare MMO. To participate and receive your key, all you have to is click the red button below.
- Servers open from February 7th 15:00 CET (06:00am PST) to February 15th
- CBT 1 is planned to run 24/7
Sea of Thieves has launched the “Friends Play Free” event! Those who owns a physical or digital copy of the piratical MMO are now able to invite up to three friends to join them in their pirate adventures.
To get the codes, all you have to do is sign in to the Friends Play Free page. The codes can be redeemed by anyone as long as they have Xbox Live. With these codes, the game can be accessed between February 6th and 13th, 2019. Anyone who uses a Friends Play Free code can purchase the game at a 35% discount until February 27th!
Ashes of Creation Apocalypse invites all to play the game for an open stress test. On February 7th, from 1:00 pm Pacific to 6:00 pm Pacific, players will be able to login and play the battle royale standalone game.
Intrepid Studios states that the purpose of the test is primarily for optimization and stress testing, so there will not be any patch notes. Nevertheless, reporting bugs is encouraged. To join, register for the open beta and download the latest patch.
Square Enix‘s popular MMO Final Fantasy XIV Online has teamed up with Amazon to provide 30-day free trials of Final Fantasy XIV Online: Starter Edition (valued at $19.99) to all Twitch Prime members. The offer is available from February 4th to May 3rd and only applies to the PC/Mac version, not PS4. Trial players can play all the way through level 50. To play after the trial, you’ll have to pay the $12.99 monthly fee.
In the past decade, many MMO developers have jumped on the bandwagon of tapping into the rapidly growing mobile market by creating mobile spin-offs of their PC games. MMOs are meant to be played with others, so it makes a lot of sense to bring these awesome titles to mobile phones – a device that billions of people now have in the palm of their hands. Here is a list of the mobile MMO spin-offs that have already, will, or are expected to release in 2019!
Conqueror’s Blade, the sandbox medieval warfare MMO developed by Booming Games is set to launch a closed beta testing phase under My.com on February 7th, 15:00 CET. The beta is planned to run 24/7 until February 15th.
Europe and North America will each have dedicated servers. Learn more about the gameplay in Conqueror’s Blade on the official site. To secure CBT access, you can pre-order packs from the site as well.